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Convert color images to bitonal PDF using the Kofax PDF Image plus Text Recognition profile


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Question / Problem:

Using the Kofax PDF Image + Text Recognition profile, can I convert color images to bitonal output?

Answer / Solution:

Yes. It is possible to convert color or grayscale images to bitonal when using the Kofax PDF Image + Text Recognition profile. The Convert color/grayscale to bitonal option must be enabled. This setting will affect the PDFs that are created by PDF Generator.

To convert color/grayscale images to bitonal PDF output:

Select a Batch class

  1. Open Kofax Capture Administration.
  2. Expand the Batch Class to view the Document Class.

Enable the Convert color/grayscale images to bitonal option

  1. Right-click on the Document Class.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Go to the PDF tab.
  4. Check the Enable Kofax PDF generation option.
  5. Select Kofax PDF Image + Text from the Recognition profiles drop down menu.
  6. Click Edit.
  7. Click Advanced.
  8. Check the Convert color/grayscale images to bitonal option.

Republish the Batch Class for the changes to take effect.

Applies to:

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